In computing, a denial-of-service ( DoS) attack is an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users, such as to temporarily or indefinitely interrupt or suspend services of a host connected to the Internet. A distributed denial-of-service ( DDoS) is where the attack source is more than one–and often thousands of-unique IP addresses.
In shipping, break bulk cargo or general cargo are goods that must be loaded individually, and not in intermodal containers nor in bulk cargo as with oil or grain. Ships that carry this sort of cargo are often called general cargo ships. The term break bulk derives from the phrase breaking bulk—the extraction of a portion of the cargo of a ship or the beginning of the unloading process from the ship's holds. These goods may not be in . Break bulk cargo is transported in , , , , or . of items secur..
Eid al-Fitr (عيد الفطر , , "festival of breaking of the fast") ξ1 is an important religious holiday celebrated by worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting ( sawm). The religious Eid is the first and only day in the month of Shawwal during which Muslims are not permitted to fast. The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan. The day of Eid, therefore, falls on the first day of the month of Shaw..
Marvel Masterpieces is the name of several subsequent sets of trading cards, printed during 1992-2008, depicting characters and events from Marvel Comics. Featuring large, vividly drawn card fronts and backs detailing trivia, each card showcased a different personality from Marvel's body of work.
The slash ( /), also known as a stroke and by the technical term solidus, is a sign used as a punctuation mark and for various other purposes. It is often called a forward slash, a retronym used to distinguish it from the backslash ( \). It has many other names.
Dance clubs ruled the night life, leisure suits were the fad of the day and the thumping beat of the music could be seen and heard everywhere. It created a whole new culture and provided a new lease on life for many artists who had faded from the charts on..
Omnidirectional acoustic technology Provides great sound throughout the room. Portable Plugs in or run on batteries, and includes an integrated carrying handle, so you can take your music from room to room. Clock with alarm Helps ensure that you'll wake..
Various types of PROMs, static RAMs, dynamic RAMs, floppy disks, and hard disks are considered, along with microprocessor support devices made by Intel, Motorola and Zilog. Bit slice logic and some AMD bit slice products are also described.Comprised of 14 ..
Browning's psychological portrait of a powerful Renaissance aristocrat is presented to the reader as if he or she were simply "eavesdropping" on a slice of casual conversation. As the poem unfolds, the reader learns the speaker of the poem, Duke Ferrara, i..
Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (most commonly known by the shortened title Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde) became an immediate best-seller in Great Britain and America when it was published in 1886. The novel has also earned accolades from the academic community for its art..
The Wall Street Journal called Fasting, Feasting "poignant, penetrating . . . a splendid novel, " while the Boston Globe celebrated Desai's "beautiful literary universe." Now, in this richly diverse collection, Desai trains her luminous spotlight on privat..
John receives an anonymous note from a blackmailer who knows that Felicity secretly dyes her hair, a threat that compels increasingly extreme responses. Language: ENGLISH Pages: 313 Dimensions: 8.25 x 5.50 x 0.75 Weight: 0.60
A thrilling debut novel of a dystopian future populated by a new breed of zombie They call them revivors-technologically reanimated corpses-and away from the public eye they do humanity''s dirtiest work. But FBI agent Nico Wachalowski has stumb..
The slash ( /), also known as a stroke and by the technical term solidus, is a sign used as a punctuation mark and for various other purposes. It is often called a forward slash, a retronym used to distinguish it from the backslash ( \). It has many ot
Throughout his life Rudyard Kipling was fond of dogs, and while they featured prominently in early tales such as ''The Dog Hervey'' and ''Garm - a Hostage'', he later came up with the innovative idea of writing a sto
His owners, the Clark family, often find Hershy in mischievous situations that cause them to shout, Bad dog! When Hershy sees his young master, Max, crying over a broken toy, Hershy feels saddened by his master's reaction. Finally, Hershy redeems hims
Harry wants wants wants a dog, and, instead of getting one, his parents try to placate him with a pet that''s decidedly less interesting—a lizard. So Harry takes matters into his own hands and places his X-35 Infra-Rocket Imagination Helmet